Burundi — Natural Disasters Overview (January 2018 - March 2022)

Contact
DTM Burundi, DTMBurundi@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Burundi
Period Covered
Jan 01 2018
Mar 31 2022
Activity
  • Mobility Tracking
  • Event Tracking

Summary

Since 2018, natural disasters, in particular torrential rains, floods and strong winds that occurred in Burundi affected 331,924 persons, including 113,475 individuals that have been displaced. During this period, the main affected provinces were Bujumbura Rural (111,370 affected persons), Ngozi (58,963 affected persons) and Bujumbura Mairie (39,810 affected persons). Alongside the severe human impact, these natural disasters destroyed many houses and infrastructures in the country.